Destination guide

Travel to adventurous Borgarnes

Enjoy the museums and other features of Borgarnes. This city's northern lights, mountain views and golfing draw many visitors. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Borgarnes

Borgarnes is famous for its northern light views, magnificent mountain views and glaciers. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Borgarnes. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Skallagrimsgardur (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Hredavatn (15.8 mi / 25.4 km)
  • Deildartunguhver Hot Springs (16.1 mi / 25.9 km)
  • Grabrok (18 mi / 29 km)
  • Glymur Waterfall (22.4 mi / 36.1 km)
  • Baula (26.7 mi / 43 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Borgarnes

The nearest airport is in Reykjavik (RKV-Reykjavik Domestic), located 29.7 mi (47.8 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Borgarnes?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 32 holiday lettings near Borgarnes. From 9 Houses to 19 Cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Borgarnes for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Borgarnes?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Borgarnes. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • The Settlement Centre: 64 holiday lettings
  • Skallagrimsgardur: 65 holiday lettings
  • Akranes Lighthouse: 392 holiday lettings
  • Leynir Golf Club: 394 holiday lettings
  • Ullarselid -The Wool Hut: 65 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Borgarnes listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Borgarnes?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 9 Houses in Borgarnes. Our other popular types of Borgarnes holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 19 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 19 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Lodges and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Borgarnes?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Borgarnes. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.